Updated: 08/22/2011 - Hurricane Irene has formed and is moving over Puerto Rico with its projected path expected to take it toward the U.S. East Coast later this week.
Posted: 08/01/2011 - Tornados are extremely rare in Russia, and local meteorologists say it is the first tornado in a a Russian city ever, according to weather records.
Updated: 07/18/2011 - Tropical Storm Bret has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph moving SSE at 2 mph.
Updated: 07/18/2011 - Tropical depression No. 2 has developed north of the Bahamas. It is expected to strengthen to Tropical Storm Bret in the next 24-48 hours.
Updated: 07/14/2011 - It was quite an impressive lightning storm Wednesday night and between the lightning and the wind, dozens around Lake Olmstead spent the day getting things back to normal.
Updated: 07/14/2011 - Currently, 26 counties in the southern and eastern part of the state are in a moderate drought.
Updated: 07/13/2011 - Right now, we are in an extreme drought. There's really very little relief if you're spending time outside.
Updated: 07/04/2011 - Rangers at the refuge, which draws about 400,000 visitors in a full year, typically see a noticeable bump during the Fourth of July weekend as tourists head outdoors for boating, fishing and nature watching.Wildfires close Okefenokee refuge over the holiday weekend.
Updated: 06/29/2011 - A spokesman for the Columbia Fire Department says the workers were near the tree at apartments near Benedict College when it was struck by lightning in a storm that rolled through downtown Tuesday afternoon.
Posted: 06/25/2011 - The high in Columbia has been 90 degrees or above every day so far in June. The city has never recorded a June without at least one day where the high stayed in the 80s.
Updated: 06/23/2011 - In the last week, the city of Augusta has been flooded with calls about downed limbs, branches, and trees. It's given a whole new meaning to the name, The Garden City.
Updated: 06/22/2011 - The Richmond County Emergency Management Office is already reporting damage from tonight's storms including power outages and trees down across roadways.
Updated: 06/19/2011 - Several local counties were under a severe thunderstorm warning until 9:30 p.m. There are damage reports of some trees down and power out at intersections.
Posted: 06/17/2011 - Around 30,000 utility customers in South Carolina and western North Carolina are without power after storms moved through the area, knocking down trees and power lines.
Updated: 06/16/2011 - Some people are growing more frustrated as power companies are still working to turn the lights on.
Posted: 06/16/2011 - Snapped trees, gnarled power lines, and lots of workers are dotting neighborhoods all over Richmond County tonight. The storm that swept through the CSRA Wednesday evening left frustrating path through Augusta.
Updated: 06/16/2011 - With winds hitting 60 miles per hour, uprooted trees have been the biggest problem in most counties. Two homeowners in Martinez had quite an interesting night, when two trees came crashing through their homes.
Updated: 06/17/2011 - The severe weather served as a major test for Augusta's 911 Center, which has a new director. Operators says they were swamped with calls of downed trees and other damage.
Posted: 06/16/2011 - Military personnel at Fort Gordon for the annual anti-terrorism exercise got more than they expected overnight.
Updated: 06/16/2011 - When bad weather hits, those big branches and huge tree trunks can drop like bombs on houses, cars, storage sheds and outdoor living areas.
Updated: 06/16/2011 - Classes at Paine College won't start until 1 this afternoon.
Updated: 06/12/2011 - The Georgia Forestry Commission says 8,500 wildfires have burned more than 93,000 acres, or about 145 square miles, statewide in the past year. And while the wildfire season typically starts to subside after May, new fires are still igniting.